Kurt Vonnegut
#243 Overall Influence

Kurt Vonnegut

American writer

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Kurt Vonnegut Jr was an American writer. In a career spanning over 50 years, Vonnegut published fourteen novels, three short story collections, five plays, and five works of nonfiction, with further collections being published after his death. He is most famous for his darkly satirical, bestselling novel Slaughterhouse-Five .

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University of Chicago
University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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University of Iowa
University of Iowa

Public research university in Iowa City, Iowa, United States

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University of Tennessee, Knoxville
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Public university in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States

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Cornell University
Cornell University

Private university in Ithaca

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Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Mellon University

Private research university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#110 World Rank #24 USA Rank
Literature
#185 World Rank #133 USA Rank
Communications
#644 World Rank #116 USA Rank
Philosophy